Jul 8, 2012 1:10am EDT
with you -- but really bringing in communities of use we might not have looked to to be part of the team. ? i think what we're going to see and hopefully not in the next decade is the point at which the social graph, the interest graph, the local graph all overhappen into some common interface and that media becomes less about this fragmented experience and more about a new sort of narrative paradigm. i do think that's the point at which social media becomes massively disruptive to the current media experience. on the one hand it's fascinating, wonderful and i hope we do it. on the other hand, watch out. >> will, susan, andy, krishna, thank you very much for your participation today. [applause] and thank you to the department of communications for sponsoring this and thank you to all of you for joining us here today. please join us for a reception right outside now. >> tomorrow, the director of the franklin and marshall college for public affairs, terry madonna will look at battleground states. maximo torero will look at what the he waived's effect on compresses will be. onthe heat wave'
Jul 7, 2012 9:30pm EDT
will have on food prices. an american university professor talks about the future of u.s.- pakistan relations. "washington journal," live at 7:00 a.m. eastern, on c-span. >> the problem is, right from the beginning, we start tying our hands. the first was petraeus and the crystal recommended a minimum -- force of 40 and we got 30. what did that do to us? they wanted a simultaneous campaign in the south and east to collapse the enemy. without the additional 10,000, you had to do it sequentially. that protracts the war and of that great political will at home. second problem we have, in other handcuff, is that petraeus wants to keep the search forces that the president gave him, the 30,000, much longer at a much higher level. they are all gone before this year is out. that is where we are at the point of your question. given those two things, those dynamics that have happened -- there is pressure on the commanders to stay on schedule that transitions our combat forces in 2014. in my judgment, what is happening to support that is fault -- far from condition- based. that is the date we